Project Description

Marleen Evertsz



Marleen is the Co-Founder and CEO of Nxchange, the first fully regulated European Securities Exchange for tokenized securities and digitized assets. Before founding her first company GoldRepublic in 2010, Marleen was MD of top tier proprietary trading firm, Optiver US. Since 2010 Marleen has dedicated her professional life to building fully regulated, trading platforms for issuing and listing tokenized securities and digitized assets, allowing real-time settlement, 24/7 peer-2-peer trading using smart contracts and blockchain technology. Nxchange works closely together with the European Regulators and has setup strong partnerships with new players and traditional in the capital market such as Euroclear, ABN Amro Clearing bank and Rabobank.

Employment History

2016 – present
Co-founder, CEO
2010 – Present
Co-founder, Director
2008 – 2009
Optiver US LLC
Managing Director, Partner
2007 – 2008
MT Amsterdam, Manager HR & Communications (ad interim)
2005 – 2008
MT Amsterdam, Head of wholesale trading
2003 – 2005
Deloitte Treasury & capital markets
Structured finance consultant

Additional Positions

Advisory Board Member 2Tokens
Clarifying the path to a tokenized economy for the Dutch venture ecosystem
Expert Group Techleap
Institutional investors / Capital Markets expert group. Bridging the gap between institutional investors and venture funding in order to quantify and accelerate the tech ecosystem of the Netherlands
Public speaker
Public speaker about tokenized securities and digitized assets and how Nxchange is bridging the old and new world in the capital markets by combining new technology, a new set-up with traditional and new players that collaborate to build a successful, future proof model for the Next Generation Capital Markets.


Nyenrode University
Master of Science – Specialization: Financial Management
Hoge Hotelschool Maastricht


Series 7 – General Securities Registered Representative
Series 24 – General Securities Principal